The Vietnam War: Episode Six
Community Rm A+B6:45pm - 8:45pmMonday November, 20
The Vietnam War is a 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. An immersive 360-degree narrative, the series tells the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never been told on film. The Vietnam War features testimony from nearly 80 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.
The film is rated MA (Mature Audiences) for mature content, strong language and graphic violence.
Episode Six: 'Things Fall Apart" (January 1968-July 1968)
On the eve of the Tet holiday, North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces launch surprise attacks on cities and military bases throughout the south, suffering devastating losses but casting grave doubt on Johnson's promise that there is 'light at the end of the tunnel." The president decides not to run again, and the country is staggered by assassinations and unrest.
1 hour 30 minutes
Registration is recommended.